Perspectives on Official English

The Campaign for English as the Official Language of the USA Karen L. Adams, Daniel T. Brink ... International Perspectives on Language Policy; Perspectives on the Success of the Official English Campaign; Language Patterns in the U.S.: ...

Author: Karen L. Adams

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

ISBN: 9783110857092

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 375

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The Contributions to the Sociology of Language series features publications dealing with sociolinguistic theory, methods, findings and applications. It addresses the study of language in society in its broadest sense, as a truly international and interdisciplinary field in which various approaches – theoretical and empirical – supplement and complement each other. The series invites the attention of linguists, language teachers of all interests, sociologists, political scientists, anthropologists and historians to the development of the sociology of language.

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